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'Golden Delicious'


Golden Delicious is a large, yellowish-green skinned cultivar and very sweet to the taste. It is a favorite for salads, apple sauce, and apple butter. Golden Delicious apples are firm, crisp, and white-fleshed. It is a parent apple to many well know varieties, including the Gala, Ambrosia, Mutsu, Cripps pink, and Jonagold. The Golden Delicious had its beginning in 1890 as a chance seedling on the Clay County, West Virginia.



Good for eating salads cooking



Early to Mid season



Partially self fertile.  Akane, Granny Smith,  Northern Spy


For other varieties that will pollinate this variety we recommmend this 'Pollination Checker' from out friends at Orange Pippin Trees in the UK. 

'Golden Delicious'

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